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9619 Hillcroft St, Houston, TX 77096-3805
+1 713-721-7150
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11:00 - 21:30
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016

There is definitely better Chinese take-out to be had, but Happy Lamp is close by and always ready quickly.

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Thank Bailey P
Houston, Texas
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ordered take-out from Happy Lamp since it is close by. We ordered the family deal for two. It was enough food for 4 (despite being for 2) for a very good price. Food quality was what you would expect... decent, no complaints, cheap, take-out Chinese food. Take-out service was quick and friendly.

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Thank Tyler W
Houston, Texas
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120 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This is a really good neighborhood Chinese restaurant with a pleasant and quiet dining room. I had the Seafood Delight in Bird's Nest today and it was great. The variety is not what is found in other Chinese restaurants, but the food is always excellent. I do remember encountering a semi-rude older woman five or six years ago who may... More 

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Thank dickerin
Houston, Texas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 May 2015

the quality has be inconsistent. Some visits good some mediocore. Servie always plesent . Dinning room always clean

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Thank robyncoblentz
Houston
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Food is mediocre-nothing special about their Veggie dishes. Overall restaurant is not very clean. Spotted roach crawling on wall. Only positive comment is that the wait staff are very nice.

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Thank 719helenc
Cypress, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Whenever we drive to go hang out, this is the place we go for lunch. They all know him there, they offer their lunch menu on weekends - great deals. The food is consistently good. Never very busy.

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Thank Qhorselvr
Houston, Texas
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60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2012

We go to Happy Lamp fairly often, including birthdays. The food is very good. The service is fast and courteous. The prices are very reasonable especially for lunch.

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Thank Karentoni
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71 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2012

Stayed at a friends house while mine was remodeled. Saw Happy Lamp and decided to give it a try . Heck, it's close to the New York Deli, one of my favorites, try the corned beef hash for breakfast. Well, it also in a great neighborhood that seems to have held on to that feel. Good folks...good food. And Happy... More 

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Houston, Texas
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2012 via mobile

Great for a quick lunch. Lunch specials include soup, egg roll, and rice. Too expensive for dinner unless they decide to remodel. When I pay that kind of money I would like for the atmosphere to reflect what I am spending. I have dropped by to pick up wonton soup to bring home for dinner or take to a sick... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9619 Hillcroft St, Houston, TX 77096-3805
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston
  • Phone Number: +1 713-721-7150

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?